Cargo Airlines

Cargo Airlines

News & Analysis

Lufthansa Cargo
31 Jul 2014
Lufthansa Cargo today posted another profitable quarter despite lower traffic and revenue, overcoming a weakening global air freight market that has trapped many of its leading rivals in the red.
31 Jul 2014
Singapore Airlines had a bad start to its financial year, ending the first quarter with earnings down 70 percent as yields weakened in the face of intense competition from regional and Middle East airlines.
30 Jul 2014
ANA Holdings Inc.’s international cargo revenue surged nearly 20 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014.
29 Jul 2014
Japan Airlines Corp.’s group net profit tumbled 19.4 percent in the first quarter of fiscal 2014.
The Drewry East-West Air Freight Price Index rose to 101.6 in June.
29 Jul 2014
Air freight spot rates on Drewry’s East-West Air Freight Price Index made up some of the ground lost in May last month, continuing year-over-year pricing gain trends.
AirBridge Cargo Boeing 747-400ERF freighter
29 Jul 2014
AirBridgeCargo Airlines, Russia’s largest scheduled cargo carrier, plans to add more routes and boost frequencies of existing services over the next six months after traffic soared 16 percent to an all-time high in the first half of the year.
Plane in blue sky
29 Jul 2014
Positive developments in China’s export space are raising expectations that the recent strong performance of air and ocean cargo volumes will extend into a solid peak season.
25 Jul 2014
Inadequate airspace capacity for civil air traffic, rapid growth of the Chinese aviation industry, capacity constraints at airports, and rigid operating regulations add up to congestion and delays for carriers serving the mainland’s busy cargo gateways, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
Air France and KLM tailfins
25 Jul 2014
Air France-KLM today said it is weighing a partnership or restructuring of its freighter business after booking cargo losses and charges of $205 million in the second quarter, but stressed it will remain a major player in the air freight market.
Air cargo
24 Jul 2014
Airline CFOs and heads of cargo are broadly positive about the outlook for the air freight industry and expect profitability to improve, according to IATA’s latest quarterly business confidence.